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  • Beta Gamma Sigma Awards SJU Chapter, Alum Michael Hagan

    Tuesday, April 22, 2008

    For the third year in a row, the Erivan K. Haub School of Business' collegiate chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma (BGS) has been selected as the Silver Chapter Award winner for 2008.

  • George W. Bur, S.J., Named President of St. Joseph's Prep

    Monday, April 21, 2008

    Fr. George W. Bur, S.J., will leave the University on May 31, 2008 to become the 31st president of St. Joseph's Preparatory School.

    Since coming to Saint Joseph's University in 2003, Fr. Bur has served as special assistant to the President and Rector of the Jesuit Community. In a message to the University community, SJU President Timothy R. Lannon, S.J., lauded Bur's invaluable service during his tenure here.

  • SJU Announces New AVP for Government and Community Relations

    Friday, April 18, 2008

    PHILADELPHIA (April 15, 2008) – Saint Joseph's University has named Rae Scott-Jones, Esq., its new assistant vice president for government and community relations. As an experienced attorney, established member of the local community and active volunteer at several local non-profit organizations, Scott-Jones brings an extensive array of skills and experiences to the campus community.

  • Saint Joseph's University Names New University Counsel

    Thursday, April 17, 2008

    PHILADELPHIA (April 17, 2008) - Following a national search, Saint Joseph's University President Timothy R, Lannon, S.J., has announced that Marianne Schimelfenig has been named the University's General Counsel.

  • SJU Hosts Photo Exhibit Exploring Philadelphia Schools

    Wednesday, April 16, 2008

    PHILADELPHIA (April 15, 2008)—Hand an average teenager a camera and you can expect to get back a series of arm's length self-portraits suitable for posting on MySpace or Facebook. But give cameras to 15 motivated high school students from different areas in Philadelphia and you get a picture of the best and worst of what the city's school system has to offer.

  • Renowned Physicist to Visit SJU Sigma Xi Student Symposium

    Tuesday, April 15, 2008

    PHILADELPHIA (April 9, 2008) – The Saint Joseph's University Chapter of Sigma Xi, the Scientific Research Society, will host the 19th annual Student Research Symposium on Friday, April 18 at Saint Joseph's University in Campion Student Center. Over 200 undergraduate and graduate students from across the northeast will present their research in poster form in the fields of mathematics, computer science, engineering and the natural and social sciences.

  • Archbishop Desmond Tutu Speaks at SJU

    Thursday, April 10, 2008

    A crowd of more than 3,000 students, faculty, staff, community members and city officials filled Alumni Memorial Fieldhouse on April 6 to hear Nobel Laureate Archbishop Emeritus Desmon Tutu give an inspiring lecture entitled "Creating a Community of Peace." Archbishop Tutu drew comparisons between his homeland and Philadelphia, saying that if peace could be achieved after South Africa's struggle with apartheid, the city could stem its problem with urban violence.

  • The Fed Gets Creative in Recession-Proofing the Economy

    Tuesday, April 8, 2008

    With the economy fast becoming the number one issue in voters’ minds this election season and the Bear Stearns takeover sending shockwaves through Wall Street, the word recession is making its way from the business pages to everyday conversations.

  • Vigil Aims To Combat Sexual Violence

    Monday, April 7, 2008

    Saint Joseph's will hold its eighth annual Take Back The Night Vigil on Wednesday, April 9, in an initiative that aims to end the silence about sexual violence and promote strategies for prevention. The event will be held in the Chapel of St. Joseph-Michael J. Smith, S.J., Memorial at 7 p.m.

  • SJU Finance Team's Portfolio Clinches Top Spot at National Competition

    Friday, April 4, 2008

    PHILADELPHIA (April 3, 2008) – Saint Joseph's University's Finance Team recently won the Top Portfolio Team Award for the Core Style of Management at the Undergraduate Level at the Eighth Annual Global Student Investment Forum 2008 in Dayton, Ohio.

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